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  • john-edson
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    Industry icon makes US$50m ‘transformational’ donation

    2019-04-04T13:06:00Z

    Bayliner founder and pioneer in mass merchandising of affordable boats donates US$50 million towards dementia research

  • Tony Lewis, Suzuki Marine's UK area sales manager
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    Suzuki GB expands sales team

    2019-04-04T12:19:00Z

    Suzuki Marine in the UK has appointed Tony Lewis as its new area sales manager for the country’s southern region.

  • Sleipner's Ronny Skauen
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    New CEO at Sleipner Motor

    2019-04-03T15:43:00Z

    After 42 years at the helm of Sleipner Motor, Arne Kai Skauen is stepping down from his role as CEO. He has been replaced by Ronny Skauen, who, for the last 25 years, has been in charge of Sleipner’s R D and international operations.

  • Numarine's Ali Tanır
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    Numarine names new sales and marketing manager

    2019-04-03T14:24:00Z

    Turkish motoryacht producer Numarine has promoted Ali Tanir to the role of sales and marketing manager with immediate effect. He replaces Orhun Senturk, who is leaving the company to pursue other opportunities.

  • James Hewitt, general manager of Ocean Signal and UML
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    ACR Electronics expands leadership team

    2019-04-03T10:30:00Z

    ACR Electronics, the US safety and survival specialist, has made two key leadership appointments for its Ocean Signal and United Moulders Ltd (UML) brands.

  • Blanche Cook, financial director and part owner of Yachting Developments
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    NZ yachting community mourns passing of Blanche Cook

    2019-04-01T09:28:00Z

    New Zealand’s yachting community is mourning the loss through cancer of Blanche Cook, financial director and part owner of Yachting Developments.

  • News

    Equinoxe Yachts International welcomes Aldo Tomasina aboard

    2019-03-28T10:47:00Z

    A month following its launch, the superyacht purchase and sales specialists have expanded their team

  • News

    Harris named Iconic Marine Group COO

    2019-03-26T14:24:00Z

    Iconic Marine Group (IMG) in the US has tapped company veteran Jeff Harris as the new chief operating officer for the parent company of Baja, Donzi and Fountain boats.

  • Electric boat industry specialist Nancy Franietti
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    Mastry Engine Center strengthens electric power division

    2019-03-20T10:15:00Z

    Mastry Engine Center (MEC) in the US has named Nancy Frainetti as its new electric power sales manager. The move comes as the Florida-based engine distributor prepares for the planned launch of an expanded range of electric propulsion products, as well as further electric power solutions, in 2019.

  • John Mitchell, CMP president
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    CMP Group CEO announces retirement

    2019-03-19T08:00:00Z

    British Columbia, Canada-based CMP Group Ltd has announced that CEO John Mitchell will retire next month, concluding a 31-year career as the driving force behind one of the country’s largest marine parts and accessories manufacturing concerns. Mitchell will officially step down on April 15.